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Archive for May 2009

Hmmm….. Wants to know the tips and tricks for good web design. Ok let’s get ready for the simple and easy way to create good website from scratch. Here I m going to teach you how to create website for your client with good and attractive color combination.

  1. For website designing arrange meeting with client and understand client’s requirement carefully as after all we have to satisfy him.
  2. Analyze his requirement and then draw a rough sketch, some of our friends are ignore this step but this step is very important and time saving as compare to directly jump to design with the help of softwares.
  3. Every company has it’s logo which is identity of that company from color to design, so here we Start from logo, for most comprehensive color combination pick up the colors from logo of your client’s company. It’s simple and easy way to select most suitable color combination in web design.
  4. Made two or three good color combination from logo colors with light and dark shades. Now start website layout designing, I prefer photoshop for designing layouts. As there are other softwares in the market such as indesign, fireworks, etc. but I like photoshop most.
  5. Make two or three option of sketch keeping in mind your client’s requirements. Make sure that all the points your client had suggest you is there in design or not? I am not saying you that you have to cover all the points but at least you should cover 80% to 90% of client’s requirement to increase client’s satisfaction rate.
  6. Now if all these things are ready then find appropriate images which match with your client’s business as images play vital role in web design so choose images carefully which will make your website eye catching.
  7. With proper selection of images as per clients business you also need to select fonts carefully for the website. As font selection is also important for good and creative website designing.
  8. Carefully create all the Graphics for layout with proper color combination and visual effects where necessary.
  9. Place every part of website with due care and give each part of website same importance, otherwise it’ll make the site imbalance.
  10. There are three important areas which need proper attention while creating and applying it to the website that is Website’s Images, Graphics, and Typography.

Besides above all the things you should also keep in mind that Website design become attractive and effective only it contains Easy Navigation, Neat and Clean Layout Design.